hamus

hamus

[′hā·məs]
(biology)
A hook or a curved process.
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Effect of integrated nutrient management on soil properties and hamus fractions in the long-term fertilizer experiments.
Three Sermons for Nova Testa, together with the Hamus Caritatis, Middle English Texts 37 (Heidelberg, Germany: Universitatsverlag Winter, 2007).
Caxton's first edition of the Festial (STC 17957) is largely in quires of 8 (a-n8, o-p6); his second edition (STC 17959) is also largely 8s (a-p8, q2), followed by a quire of 8 and one of 6 (R8, s6) to include three new sermons and a treatise Hamus caritatis; Powell, Three Sermons for Nova Festa.
Even when small, as in some species of Karnyothrips, a fore tarsal tooth always bears the typical set of minute setae that occur on the inner margin of a phlaeothripid fore tarsus, whereas a hamus does not bear setae except at its base.
This is a genus that is related to Holopothrips, but the 2 included species, both of which are gall-thrips on Eugenia in Florida, have the fore tarsal hamus greatly enlarged as in Fourbethrips.
2001 18 surda (Burr, 1899) 20 hamus Rehn & Rehn, 1942 21 Morabidae scurra (Rehn, 1952) 22 amiculi Sjostedt, 1921 23 sp.
34) y en esta acepcion aparece siempre en los Glosarios latinos: como equivalente de hamus (GLOSS.
Nueve especies fueron descritas con material recolectado en Costa Rica: Sicyonia affinis, de isla del Coco (Faxon 1893); Macrobrachium hancoki, del rio Barranca, Esparta, Puntarenas (Holthuis 1952); Periclimenes spinosus, recolectada al sur de islas Viradores, bahia Culebra, Guanacaste (Holthuis 1951); Pontonia spighti, de playas del Coco, Guanacaste (Fujino 1972); Alpheus aequus, de playa Blanca, Guanacaste (Kim y Abele 1988); Alpheus hamus, Golfito, Costa Rica (Kim y Abele 1988); Alpheus saxir domus, de playa Tamarindo (Holthuis 1980); Processa peruviana, recolectado en la isla Manuelita, isla del Coco (Wicksten 1983); y Pomatogebia cocosia, tambien de la isla del Coco (Williams 1986).
The name is derived from the Latin words flagell (flagellate) and hamus (hook), which refers to the hook-like spine of flagellum.
According to the information obtained maintenance of the roads in Edaga Hamus, Mihram-Chira, Hazhaz and in other areas of the city that have been difficult for transportation would be implemented in the near future.
She indicated that beneficiaries were previously obliged to go to Edaga Hamus Hospital and Kehawta due to narrowness of rooms, but now a the necessary facility is being put in place in Maichhot area which is expected to provide the necessary health service.